Household Hazardous Waste
Until further notice, this program is open by appointment only for residents that have an immediate need to dispose of household hazardous waste or electronics. Broward County can be reached at 954-357-8850, Wednesday through Saturday between 7:00am and 5:00pm, to schedule an appointment.
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) materials are not collected curbside by the City of Margate and should not be placed with regular garbage for collection. The City of Margate provides residents with convenient options to properly dispose of HHW free of charge either at the Broward County drop off locations or at City of Margate hosted HHW collection events.
City of Margate Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Disposal Events:
- January 12, 2020, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
- May 9, 2020 , 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.*
- September 26, 2020 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.*
*Secure Document Shredding will also be available during the May 9th and September 26th events. Residents may bring up to three (3) standard letter size boxes of documents for shredding. All documents will be securely destroyed.
Location: Oriole Park, 7055 NW 1st Street.
Proof of residency is required. For more information, contact the City of Margate’s Department of Environmental & Engineering Services at (954) 972-0828.
Broward County HHW Drop Off Locations
5490 Reese Road
Davie, FL 33314
2780 N Powerline Road
Pompano Beach, FL 33073
5601 W Hallandale Beach Boulevard
Pembroke Park, FL 33023
Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Proof of Margate residency is required.
- Aerosol products
- Auto and boat batteries
- Auto and boat fluids
- Cleaning supplies
- Compact fluorescent bulbs (CFLs)
- Fire extinguishers
- Fluorescent light tubes
- Lawn chemicals
- Lighter fluid
- Pool chemicals
- Propane tanks
- Rechargeable batteries
- Tires (limit 4)
Items Not Accepted
- Biohazardous waste
- Business generated waste
Containers may not exceed 5-gallons and total quantity may not exceed 25-gallons per visit.